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Physical Activity Rising in U.S. Adults
Physical Activity Rising In U.S. Adults
Physical Activity Runs in the Family
Physical Side Effects of Oversleeping
Physical Side Effects of Oversleeping
Picking The Best Embryo For IVF
Picking the Best Embryo for IVF
Picture Books Really Do Teach Toddlers
Picture Books Really Do Teach Toddlers
Picture of Antidepressants Too Rosy?
Pill Fights Deadly Breast Cancer
Pill Users Choose 'Wrong' Sex Partners
Pill Users Choose 'Wrong' Sex Partners
Pistachios May Lower "Bad" Cholesterol
Pistachios May Lower LDL Cholesterol
Plain Soap as Good as Antibacterial
Plant Estrogen May Cut Breast Cancer
Plant Estrogen May Cut Breast Cancer
Plastic Surgery TV May Sway Patients
Plastic Surgery Up In 2007
Playing Football Makes You Shorter
Playing Football Makes You Shorter
Playing Video Games May Divert Kids from Reading, Homework
Pneumonia Vaccine Cuts Hospital Visits
Political Leanings May Show In Brain
Political Leanings May Show in Brain
Poll: Americans Prefer Beer Over Wine
Poll: Americans Think They're Healthy
Poll: Child Smoking Worries Adults Most
Poll: Female Cancer Prevention Falls Short
Poll: Fewer Americans Smoking
Poll: Fewest U.S. Smokers Since 1944
Poll: Marriage Beats Money For Happiness
Poll: Most Adults Are "Morning People"
Poll: Most Women Have Sleep Problems
Poll: Parents Wary Of HPV Vaccine Mandate
Poll: Stress Squeezes 4 In 10 Americans
Poll: U.S. Favors Beer Over Wine
Poll: U.S. Split on Socialized Medicine
Poll: U.S. Split On Socialized Medicine
Poll: Women Clueless On Their Cholesterol
Pollen Explosion Has U.S. Sneezing
Pollen `Explosion? Has U.S. Sneezing
Pomegranate Helps Diabetic Hearts
Pomegranate Juice May Fight Cancer
Pomegranate Juice vs. Prostate Cancer?
Pomegranate May Help Diabetic Hearts
Poor Mental Health, Asthma Risk Linked?
Poor Mental Health, Asthma Risk Linked?
Poor Report Card For U.S. Healthcare
Poor Women Miss Mammograms
Poor Workplace Climate, Depression Linked
Pop Songs: Drug Use Is Popular
Popular Preteens Tend To Smoke
Portable Device May Relieve Migraine Pain
Portable Device May Relieve Migraine Pain
Portable Device May Relieve Migraine Pain
Post-Workout Meals Make Difference
Postpartum Depression Linked to Boys?
Postpartum Depression: How Common?
Postpartum Depression: How Common?
Posttraumatic Stress Ups Heart Disease
Pot And Psychosis: Possible Link?
Pot And Tobacco Withdrawal Equally Rough
Pot Belly May Signal Artery Disease
Pot Belly May Signal Diseased Arteries
Pot Chemical May Curb Inflammation
Pot Chemical May Curb Inflammation
Pot During Pregnancy May Harm Fetal Brain
Pot May Ease Nerve Pain, Study Shows
Pot May Ease Nerve Pain, Study Shows
Pot Potency at Record High
Pot, Tobacco Withdrawal Equally Rough
Pot-Like Compound May Slow Alzheimer's
Pot-Like Compound May Slow Alzheimer's
Pregnancy + Junk Food = Obese Kids?
Pregnancy Diet Tip: Limit Junk Food
Pregnancy Hormone May Help Treat MS
Pregnancy Stress Ups Kids' Asthma Risk
Pregnancy Stress, Schizophrenia Linked?
Pregnancy Stress, Schizophrenia Linked?
Pregnancy Weight Gain, Big Babies Linked
Pregnancy: Eating Healthfully for 2
Pregnant and Pampered: Moms-to-be Splurge on Spa Treatment
Pregnant Mom's Diet May Affect Generations
Pregnant Mom's Flu Shot Protects Baby
Pregnant Mom's Flu Shot Protects Baby
Pregnant Women Put Fashion Before Foot Health
Pregnant Women Wary of Swine Flu Shot
Premature Births Hit Record High
Prescription Drug Use Up In Teen Girls
President's Cancer Panel: Cut Risks
President's Cancer Panel: Tough Talk
Preteens Can Wear Contacts Responsibly
Preteens Can Wear Contacts Responsibly
Pretty Is as Pretty Does
Pretty Is As Pretty Does
Prevent Diabetic Ills With Chamomile Tea?
Preventive Surgery for Breast Cancer
Probiotic May Help Treat Crohn's Disease
Processed Meats Tied To Stomach Cancer
Progress Against Peanut Allergies
Progress in Quest for Group B Strep Vaccine
Progress in Rebuilding Penile Erectile Tissue
Pros And Cons Of Kids' Web Use
Prostate Cancer Overtreated?
Prostate Cancer Test 'Bounce' No Worry
Prostate Cancer Test 'Bounce' Not A Worry
Prostate Cancer Therapy No Help
Prostate Cancer Therapy: Mental Impact?
Prostate Cancer Therapy: Mental Impact?
Prostate Cancer: Black-White Race Gap
Prostate Cancer: Treat Or Wait?
Prostate Cancer: Wait To Treat?
Prostate Grown From Adult Stem Cell
Prostate Grown From Adult Stem Cell
Protecting Young Athletes' Hearts
Protecting Young Athletes' Hearts
Protecting Your Child From Sex Abuse
Protein Clue for Lou Gehrig's Disease
Protein Clue For Lou Gehrig's Disease
Protein Reveals Colon Cancer Prognosis
Protein Reveals Colon Cancer Prognosis
Protein Test for Alzheimer's Disease?
Protein Triggers Weight Loss Hormone
Proton Boost May Thwart Prostate Cancer's Return
Proton-Pump Drugs May Up Fractures
Prozac May Weaken Kids' Bones
PSA Predicts Prostate Cancer Survival
PSA Test: More Harm Than Good?
Psoriasis May Boost Risk Of Heart Attack
Psoriasis Treatment: UVA Beats UVB
Psychoanalysis Helps Kids With Autism
Psychoanalysis Helps Kids With Autism
Psychological Approach Helps Back Pain
Psychological Stress May Mar Skin
PTSD May Raise Male Heart Health Risk
Pumpkin Extract May Help Treat Diabetes
Put 'ICE' on Your Cell Phone
Put 'ICE' On Your Cell Phone
Put On An Apron, Eat Healthier
Quick Test May Help Spot Male Hair Loss
Quick Test May Help Spot Male Hair Loss
Quitting Smoking Doesn't Add Pounds
Quitting Smoking Helps Asthma Patients
Quitting Smoking May Not Add Pounds
Quiz May Predict Genetic Colon Cancer
RA Heart Tip: Try Gluten-Free Vegan Diet
Race Gap Seen in Endometrial Cancer
Race Gap Seen In Endometrial Cancer
Race May Affect Alzheimer's Survival
Race May Affect Alzheimer's Survival
Race May Affect Alzheimer's Survival
Race May Affect Alzheimer's Survival
Race May Affect Doctor Choice
Race, Hormones May Sway Breast Cancer
Racial Differences Likely In Cancer Risks
Racial Disparities With Colon Cancer
Racial Disparities With Colon Cancer
Racial Gap Found In CPR Rates
Racial Gap Found in CPR Rates
Racial Gap In Colon Cancer Survival Rate
Radiation Cuts Odds Melanoma Will Recur
Radiation For Breast Cancer: Less Is Best?
Radiation From Cardiac CT Scans Varies
Radiation Scans In Pregnancy Rising
Radiation Scans in Pregnancy Rising
Radiologists: Get Mammograms Early, Often
Rainfall, Autism May Be Linked
Raisins May Help Fight Cavities
Rare Gene Mutation May Block Pain
Rare Gene Mutation May Block Pain
Rating Radiation For Prostate Cancer
Rating The Low-Fat Diet
Real-World Fitness May Cut Stroke Risk
Real-World Fitness May Cut Stroke Risk
Recession Affects Tooth Fairy Payouts
Recession Affects Tooth Fairy Payouts
Red Meat And Arthritis Linked
Red Really Is the Color of Romance
Red Really Is The Color Of Romance
Red Wine A Weapon In Battle Of The Bulge
Red Wine a Weapon in Battle of the Bulge
Red Wine Antioxidant Fights Cancer
Red Wine Chemical May Treat Diabetes
Red Wine Compound May Curb Diabetes
Red Wine Compound May Curb Diabetes
Red Wine May Delay Aging
Red Wine May Prevent Alzheimer's
Red Wine May Prevent Alzheimer's
Redheads' Skin Cancer Risk
Reducing Salt Cuts Heart Disease Risk
Regis Philbin To Undergo Heart Bypass
Regis Philbin to Undergo Heart Bypass
Reinjury Risk High Among Teens
Reinjury Risk Is High Among Teens
Relationship Violence Common in College
Relationship Violence Common In College
Relax To Music, Ease Blood Pressure
Relax to Music, Ease Blood Pressure
Religion's Impact on End-of-Life Care
Religious Belief May Affect Well-Being
ReliOn Insulin Syringes Recalled
Removing Tattoos: Who Does It and Why
Removing Tattoos: Who Does It And Why
Report Links Teen Smoking, Depression
Report Links Teen Smoking, Depression
Report Rates America's Fittest Cities
Report: Avoid Canned Tuna If Pregnant
Report: Circumcision May Prevent HIV
Report: Fever Improves Autism Symptoms
Report: Fever Improves Autism Symptoms
Report: iPods Don't Hinder Pacemakers
Report: iPods Don't Zap Pacemakers
Report: Many Docs Bend Ethics Beliefs
Report: Many Docs Losing "Ethics" Battle
Report: Start Reading To Kids Early
Report: U.S. Unready For Rise In Disabled
Reprieve For High Fructose Corn Syrup
Research Pays In Breast Cancer Care
Researchers Eye Artificial Pancreas
Researchers Eye Artificial Pancreas
Researchers Find Clues for Early Alzheimer's
Resilience Buoying Katrina Survivors
Resilience Lets Katrina Survivors Cope
Restaurant Calories: 'Extreme Eating'
Retail Clinics Catch On in U.S.
Retail Health Clinics Popular for Kids
Retail Health Clinics Popular For Kids
Rethinking Roots Of Dyslexia
Retina Stem Cells May Restore Sight
Retrovirus Linked to Chronic Fatigue
Retrovirus Linked to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Revamping Recess For Kids' Fitness
Revamping Recess for Kids' Fitness
Rich Less Apt to Be Disabled
Rise in Chronic Childhood Health Problems
Rising Blood Pressure Tied To Diabetes
Rising Costs Affect Women's Health
Risk of Dying Linked to Low Vitamin D
Risk Of Dying Linked To Low Vitamin D
Risk To Pets Motivates Smokers to Quit
Risk: High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy
Riskier Sex By HIV-Infected
Risks From Animal Diseases Growing
Risky Ritual: 21 Drinks at Age 21
Risky Ritual: 21 Drinks At Age 21
Risky Teen Behaviors Bad, But Decreasing
Ritalin for Preschoolers?
Ritalin Patch Awaiting Approval
Robotic Dog A Hit With Lonely Seniors
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Rising
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever Rising
Roid Rage: 14 Question and Answers
Role Reversal: Caregiving for Aging Parents
Roller-Coaster Ride Revs Heart Rate
Roller-Coaster Ride Revs Up Heart
Roots Of Fear May Hide In Genes
Rotten Eggs An Aphrodisiac?
RSV: Winter Virus Common Cause of Illness
rTMS Magnet Treatment for Depression Works for Some
Running Slows the Effects of Aging
Running Slows the Effects of Aging
Safe Blood Test For Down Syndrome
Safer Bug Spray: Natural Bug Repellents
Salary, Schooling, Inflammation Linked
Salary, Schooling, Inflammation Linked
Salary, Schooling, Inflammation Linked
Salary, Schooling, Inflammation Linked
Salary, Schooling, Inflammation Linked
Salary, Schooling, Inflammation Linked
Salary, Schooling, Inflammation Linked
Salary, Schooling, Inflammation Linked
Salary, Schooling, Inflammation Linked
Salary, Schooling, Inflammation Linked
Salmonella in Pet Food Sickens 8 More People
Salt Lurks In Unsuspected Foods
Salt Lurks in Unsuspected Foods
Salt May Restrict Blood Flow to Heart
Salt-Water Fish Extinction Seen By 2048
Salty Diet Makes Ulcer Bug Bite
Sandwiches Make Woman Get Pacemaker
Sanitation Deemed Greatest Medical Advance
Sanitizers May Help Stop Germs
SARS Virus May Be Tough to Beat
SARS Virus May Be Tough To Beat
Sax Tip: Practice Makes Perfect
Sax Tip: Practice Makes Perfect
Say What? Tots Watch Bilingual Talk
Scent Strategy for Improving Memory
Scent Strategy May Improve Memory
School Bus Pollution Examined
School Shootings May Mark Generation
School Vending Machines: Soda Rules
School Vending Machines: Soda Rules
Schools Selling Junk Food to Teens
Schools Selling Junk Food To Teens
Scientists Find Gene Linked to Longer Life
Scientists Find Itching Gene
Scientists Find Itching Gene
Scientists Make New Blood Vessels
Scratch Skin, Soothe Brain?
Scratch Your Skin, Soothe Your Brain?
Screening Up, Colon Cancer Rates Down
Screening Up; Colon Cancer Rates Down
Sea Squirt Drug Offers Cancer Hope
Sea Squirt Drug Offers Cancer Hope
Seasonal Allergy Relief Can Be Hard to Find
Seasonal Allergy Relief Can Be Hard to Find
Seasonal Mood and Hormonal Changes
Secondhand Smoke Damages Lungs
Secondhand Smoke Hurts the Heart
Secondhand Smoke Hurts The Heart, Too
Secret Of Sticking To Diet Lies In Details
Secrets Of The Super-Healthy
Secrets of the Super-Healthy: People Who Never Get Sick
Seizure Drug May Treat Alcoholism
Seizure Drug May Treat Alcoholism
Seizure Risk Rises With 4-in-1 Vaccine
Self-Cutting Linked to Risky Teen Sex
Self-Cutting Linked To Risky Teen Sex
Seniors & HIV Awareness
Seniors' Post-Surgery Declines
Sense of Touch Affects Our World View
Sensitive Test Detects Cancer Spread
Separating Pregnancy Myths and Facts
Severe Football Head Injuries More Common in High School Than College
Severe Psoriasis May Up Death Risk
Severe Psoriasis May Up Risk of Death
Severe Self-Injury a Threat to Teens
Sex After 70 Getting Better
Sex and Aging: Women in for a Surprise?
Sex And Aging: Women In For A Surprise?
Sex and Drugs in America: New Details
Sex and the Older American
Sex Differences Overrated
Sex Dreams Equal 8% of Adults' Dreams
Sex Ed For Your Kids: One Talk Won't Do
Sex Ed for Your Kids: One Talk Won?t Do
Sex Education Works, Study Shows
Sex Education Works, Study Shows
Sex Hormones No Prostate Cancer Risk?
Sex Hormones Not a Prostate Cancer Risk
Sex Important For Older Women
Sex May Affect Venous Thromboembolism-Obesity Link
Sex Research Still Causes Stir
Sex Supplements Don't Work
Sex, Drugs, and Cancer?
Sexual Equality In Genetic Mutations?
Sexual Harassment a Hurdle for Teen Girls
Sexual Harassment A Hurdle For Teen Girls
Sexual Health & Overall Health
Shaky Amount of Iodine in U.S. Salt
Shampoo Preservative Concerns
Sharing Problems Boosts Girls' Anxiety
Sharp Debate Over HIV Vaccine Failure
Sharp Debate Over HIV Vaccine Failure
Shingles May Raise Risk of Stroke
Shingles May Raise Risk of Stroke
Shock Therapy Worth The Risk
Shock-Absorbing Shoes: Bad For Knees?
Shock-Absorbing Shoes: Bad for Knees?
Short Arms, Legs: A Risk For Dementia?
Short Arms, Legs: A Risk for Dementia?
Short Bursts of Activity Ease Fibromyalgia
Short Bursts of Activity Ease Fibromyalgia
Short Legs Linked to Diabetes?
Short-Acting Insulin Not Short Enough?
Short-Acting Insulin Time Not Short for Everyone
Should You Boost Depression Treatment in Winter?
Shy Kids Have Different Brains
Shyness Gene Brought Out Into Open
Shyness Gene Teased Out
Siblings of Autistic Kids Also at Risk
Siblings Of Autistic Kids Also At Risk
Sick Of Mold? Maybe Not.
Sickle Cell Anemia: Stem Cell Fix?
Signs Of Teen Marijuana Use
Silent Strokes Take a Toll
Silent Strokes Take A Toll On Victims
Silicone Breast Implants: New Concerns
Silicone Breast Implants: New Concerns
Simple Steps Curb Respiratory Viruses
Simple Steps Curb Respiratory Viruses
Simple Test May Spot Alzheimer's
Single Embryo Transfer Cuts Multiples
Single Fatty Meal Stresses Heart
Sit Back, It's Better For Your Back
Sit Back, It's Better for Your Back
Six Serious Medical Symptoms
Skin Aging Reversed in Lab Test
Skin Cancer Linked to Frequent Driving
Skin Cancer Linked To Frequent Driving
Skin Condition IDs Type 2 Diabetes
Skin Condition IDs Type 2 Diabetes
Skin Patches May Be Risky During MRI
Skin Test Confirms Early Alzheimer's
Skipping Exercise Cramps Mood
Sleep a Speedy Time for Memory Making
Sleep A Speedy Time For Memory Making
Sleep a Speedy Time for Memory Making
Sleep Apnea Common In Pacemaker Users?
Sleep Apnea Death Risks
Sleep Apnea Device May Help Save Heart
Sleep Apnea Hurts Women's Sex Lives
Sleep Apnea May Be Deadly
Sleep Apnea May Complicate Diabetes Care
Sleep Apnea May Hurt Women's Sex Lives
Sleep Apnea May Spur Erectile Dysfunction
Sleep Apnea May Spur Erectile Dysfunction
Sleep Breathing Holds Depression Clues
Sleep Breathing Holds Depression Clues
Sleep Cycle & Teen Athletes
Sleep Deprivation Common in Parents
Sleep Deprivation Common In Parents
Sleep Deprivation May Impair Memory
Sleep Deprivation Stirs Up Emotions
Sleep Deprivation Stirs Up Emotions
Sleep Disorders Linked To Allergies
Sleep Disorders Linked to Allergies
Sleep Disruptions May Arise With Age
Sleep Disruptions May Arise With Age
Sleep Disturbances Heighten Pain
Sleep Drug May Curb Insomnia For Months
Sleep Drug May Curb Insomnia for Months
Sleep Drugs Often Prescribed for Kids
Sleep Helps Learning Curve
Sleep Helps Memory
Sleep Longer, Help Your Heart
Sleep Longer, Help Your Heart
Sleep Loss Hampers Weight Loss Efforts
Sleep More, Eat Less
Sleep Violence: Antidepressant Link?
Sleeping With Fan May Lower SIDS Risk
Sleeping With Fan May Lower SIDS Risk
Slipped Disc: Surgery Best for Pain?
Slow Parkinson's With Exercise
Small Brain, Full Life
Small-Penis Syndrome Common
Smell of Male Sweat May Arouse Women
Smell Sensitivity Linked to Cough
Smells During Sleep May Shape Dreams
Smoke Danger From California Wildfires
Smoke Pot, Get Lead Poisoning?
Smoke Pot, Get Lead Poisoning?
Smokeless Tobacco: Unsafe Alternative
Smokers Often Quit for Social Reasons
Smokers Often Quit for Social Reasons
Smokers Told: Don't Cut Back ? Quit
Smokers With Lung Cancer: Not Too Late to Quit
Smoking and Sleep Affect Oral Health
Smoking And Sleep Affect Oral Health
Smoking Ban Helping NYC Quit
Smoking Bans Quickly Boost Lung Health
Smoking Boosts Cervical Cancer Risk
Smoking Boosts Cervical Cancer Risk
Smoking Linked To Blindness
Smoking Linked to More Than Lung Cancer
Smoking Linked To Type 2 Diabetes
Smoking May Hamper Ear Health
Smoking May Hamper Ear Health
Smoking May Hurt Eyes
Smoking May Hurt Eyes
Smoking May Impair Teens' Attention
Smoking May Raise Newborns' Blood Pressure
Smoking May Raise Psoriasis Risk
Smoking May Raise Psoriasis Risk
Smoking Moms May Risk Daughters' Fertility
Smoking Moms Risk ADHD In Kids
Smoking Moms Risk Daughters? Fertility
Smoking Moms, Unruly Kids?
Smoking Pot May Damage Lungs
Smoking Pot May Damage Lungs
Smoking Raises Babies' Blood Pressure
Smoking Rate Declining In U.S.
Smoking Rate Is Declining in U.S.
Smoking Ups Stroke Risk for Young Women
Smoking-Cessation Aids Beat Cold Turkey
Smoking: Drop the Habit Without Picking Up Weight
Snake Venom Extract Fights Stroke
Snake Venom Extract To Fight Stroke?
Snuff Not a Safe Tobacco Option
Social Ties May Help Cut Dementia Risk
Socializing May Boost Sleep Needs
Socializing May Boost Sleep Needs
Soft Bed Or Hard Bed For Back Pain?
Soft Bed or Hard Bed for Back Pain?
Soft Drink Sweetener May Add Fat
Soft Drinks Lead To Weight Gain
Soft Drinks Up Calorie Counts
Some Boomers Edgy On Health Care Costs
Some Boomers Edgy on Health Care Costs
Some Coffee OK Late in Pregnancy?
Some Coffee OK Late in Pregnancy?